Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 8)

Enugu, Nigeria Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Enugu, Nigeria. (Page 8)

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  1. Nigeria arrests Boko Haram commander linked with suicide attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Nigeria's secret police yesterday said it had arrested notable Boko Haram suspects, including a key commander, linked with several suicide attacks across the country. The Department of State Services said in a statement that Usman Shuiabu known as Money and other frontline members of the hardline Islamist group were picked up in Lagos, Kano, Plateau, Enugu and Gombe states between July and August.

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  2. Nigeria: Security Services Announce Boko Haram Leaders' ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The State Security Service, SSS, has stated that it arrested over a dozen Boko Haram leaders in the past two months including nine in Lagos and one in Enugu State. The SSS, also known as DSS, said this in a statement by its spokesperson, Tony Opuiyo, on Sunday.

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  3. DSS arrests B'Haram Commander linked with suicide attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2015 | Vanguard

    Nigeria's secret police on Sunday, disclosed that it had arrested notable Boko Haram suspects, including a key commander, linked with several suicide attacks across the country, reports AFP. The Department of State Services said in a statement said that Usman Shuiabu known as Money and other frontline members of the hardline Islamist group were picked up in Lagos, Kano, Plateau, Enugu and Gombe states between July and August.

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  4. Training on Malaria Test Use Does Not Lead to Appropriate Treatment, Research ShowsRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2015 | Infection Control Today

    Health providers trained to perform malaria rapid diagnostic tests are still prescribing valuable malaria medicines to patients who do not have malaria, according to new research published in PLOS ONE. Almost 5,000 participants from 40 communities took part in the study, at a variety of public health facilities, pharmacies and drug stores in the Nigerian state of Enugu.

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  5. Remembering Sam Okwaraji: The quintessential offensive mid-fielderCYRIL C. NWOKEJI, BelgiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Nigeriaworld

    Sam Okwaraji died wearing the colours of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, in a 1990 World cup qualifier, against Angola, at the National stadium, Lagos. He slumped and died with about 15 minutes left to play; in a match in which he was not at his usual best.

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  6. Health providers still prescribing expensive malaria drugs in Nigeria ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Medical News

    Health providers trained to perform malaria rapid diagnostic tests are still prescribing valuable malaria medicines to patients who do not have malaria, according to new research published in PLOS ONE . Almost 5,000 participants from 40 communities took part in the study, at a variety of public health facilities, pharmacies and drug stores in the Nigerian state of Enugu.

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  7. Health workers wasting expensive malaria drugs in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | Medical News Today

    Health providers trained to perform malaria rapid diagnostic tests are still prescribing valuable malaria medicines to patients who do not have malaria, according to new research published in PLOS ONE. Almost 5,000 participants from 40 communities took part in the study, at a variety of public health facilities, pharmacies and drug stores in the Nigerian state of Enugu.

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  8. Nigeria: Salary Arrears - CBN Okays Bank Loans for 27 StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    States under the salary debt burden will now have succour as the Central Bank of Nigeria has approved the request by deposit money banks to provide financial accommodation to such state governments to enable them pay the backlog of salaries of their workers. This follows the decision by the National Executive Council at its meeting in June requesting the CBN, in collaboration with other stakeholders, to appraise and consider ways of liquidating the outstanding staff salaries owed by state and local governments.

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  9. Hike in varsity fees: What does the future hold for our children?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Vanguard

    I T is widely believed that education is the best legacy parents can bequeath to their children. Thus, in nations like the US, Sweden and the Philippines, education is compulsory to a certain level for citizens.

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  10. Students' use of technology has not reflected in their learning - Lawrence-NemiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 | Vanguard

    F ormer Commissioner for Education, Rivers State, Dame Alice Lawrence-Nemi, has urged students to leverage on the technology available to them by acquiring more knowledge, noting that many students' are not measuring up computer has called for support former The African Futuretrust Model United Nations,TAFMUN adding that it will revamp ailing education sector of Nigeria. Her words: ''I must admit, however, that technology has improved a lot of things in Education but how has that affected the Nigerian child.

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  11. Yemi Blaq, Ebuka, Illyrmz unveiled as Gulder ambassadorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Vanguard

    Present at the event are Nigerian Breweries top guns, Enugu state government officials and a horde of pressmen drawn from both the print and electronic media.

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  12. Nigeria: Premier League - Kano Pillars Suffer First Home Defeat in 12 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The invincibility of Kano Pillars at the their home ground came to an abrupt end on Sunday as the reigning Nigeria Premier League champions suffered a shock 1-2 defeat in the hands of Nasarawa United. For 12 years, Pillars have not lost in Kano and there was no indication they would do that in their Week 25 NPFL game against Nasarawa United.

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  13. Armed robbery, kidnapping, cultism still rampant in S/E, Delta - IGRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | Vanguard

    The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Solomon Arase, said, yesterday, in Awka, that armed robbery, kidnapping and cultism had remained rampant in the southern states of Nigeria. The IGP, who chaired the security conference organized by the South East and Delta State governors, promised that the police would collaborate with the governors to provide adequate security in the zone.

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  14. Nigeria: Governors to Hold Talks With Ban Ki-Moon on MDGsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The 36 state governors under the auspices of the Nigeria Governors' Forum will on Sunday meet with the United Nations Secretary General, Mr. Ban Ki-Moon, to discuss issues relating to sustainable development. The plan by the governors to meet Ki- Moon came just as the governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party expressed concern over an alleged worrisome meddlesomeness of the Department of State Security in election tribunal matters especially in Akwa Ibom, Rivers and Abia States.

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  15. Making a scapegoatERIC TENIOLA, Lagos, NigeriaRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Nigeriaworld

    The Government will not condone abuse of office". He kept his word. He retired over ten thousand public servants including top military officers.

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  16. Fowler: From Lagos to Abuja, a diligent tax man on the wayDARAMOLA BABALOLARead the original story

    Aug 21, 2015 | Nigeriaworld

    Under current Nigerian law, taxation is enforced by the 3 tiers of government, i.e. federal, state, and local governments, with each having its sphere clearly spelt out in the Taxes and Levies Decree, 1998. Several contentious issues have plagued taxation in Nigeria in recent years, among them is the issue of the appropriate tax authority to administer several taxes, also there is the issue of multiple taxes administered by all the three tiers of government which sometimes imposes welfare cost.

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  17. World News Update, What you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... assailants on a motorbike in the coastal resort of Sousse where a jihadist gunman killed 38 tourists in June. ENUGU, Nigeria - More than 200 prostitutes went on the rampage in a market town in southern Nigeria, torching buildings after their ...

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  18. Federation Cup: Lobi Stars stop Rangers, advance to finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Vanguard

    Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi on Wednesday in Katsina qualified for the final match of the 2015 Men's Federation Cup after defeating Rangers International FC of Enugu 1-0. The lone goal of the semi-final match played at the Karakanda Stadium was scored 37 minutes into the game.

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  19. Nigeria: Sex Workers Protest Over Demolition of Anambra BrothelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    No fewer than 200 commercial sex workers residing at the cattle market near the border community of Amansea in Anambra State have gone on rampage, destroying shanties in their vicinity after they were rendered homeless and flushed out by officials of the Anambra State Urban Development Board . It was gathered that ASUDEB officials swooped on them at about 3pm with armed security operatives on the suspicion that the brothels were being used by suspected kidnappers and other hoodlums to perpetrate crime.

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  20. Why Ndigbo should follow constructive channels to Buhari - MbadinujuRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 | Vanguard

    By Anayo Okoli Dr . Chinwoke Mbadinuju was the former governorof Anambra State between 1999 and 2003 under the platform of the PDP.

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